Supervise the registration of persons present at worship, using a ritual of friendship, keeping a church worship roll, and informing the pastor about persons who are absent from worship for more than four Sundays.
Develop and activate lines of communication within the congregation, making use of the church newsletter and other means.
Supervise and assist in the production of the church newsletter, as well as publicize the church’s programs through signs, brochures, advertising, and news releases.
Periodically update and distribute a church directory.
Plan and direct activities that bond church members together, including Family Night suppers and programs, church picnics, parties and outings.
Host coffee hours after worship and at other special occasions. The committee shall also ensure that coffee is available at fellowship opportunities.
See that members get special recognition for things they have accomplished or attained, for awards they have received, for anniversaries, graduations, births and similar events.
Provide receptions for new members of the church and assign new members to sponsoring families who will help bring them into the church’s fellowship, life and work.
Schedule and organize small group gatherings in the homes of members and retreats for the church families.
Promote and support church sport teams.
Support the pastoral efforts of the church’s minister.
Assist in coordinating the church’s response in situations of crisis for members, including deaths, illnesses, accidents, divorces and births.
See that church members are nurtured personally, especially those who are home-bound, infirm, or have special needs.
Encourage members who have moved away to transfer their membership to another church.
Recommend to Session in December, per the Book of Order, the name of those who should be placed upon the church’s inactive roll.
Develop and oversee a group that will make follow-up contacts with those who visit our church.
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